Recipe: Green RumChata Shots

Green St. Patrick's Day Rum Chata (

Green St. Patrick’s Day RumChata (

Well folks, I don’t think this recipe can get an easier! As part of our DIY Holiday + Party Kit series, we’re giving you some of our favorite (easy and cheap) ideas for St. Patrick’s Day. This is a super quick way to add a little St. Paddy to your party.


  • 1/2 bottle of green food coloring
  • 1 750 ml bottle of RumChata


  1. Pour half a bottle of green good coloring in to the RumChata bottle
  2. Close the lid tight and give it a shake (use more or less for the color green you desire)
  3. Chill, serve and enjoy!


This article is part of The D.I.Y. Holiday + Party Kit Series:


Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe

Corned Beef And Cabbage Recipe (

Corned Beef And Cabbage Recipe (

As part of our DIY Holiday + Party Kit series, we’re giving you our favorite recipe for corned beef, cabbage, potatoes and carrots.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe (

Corned Beef & Cabbage Recipe (


(These portions make 5 servings)

  • 3 pounds corned beef brisket with spice packet
  • 3 bay leaves
  • 1 teaspoon of black peppercorn
  • 5 tablespoons of spicy mustard
  • 10 small red potatoes
  • 5 carrots, peeled and cut into 3-inch pieces
  • 1 large head cabbage, cut into small wedges I also use a mixture of green and red cabbage for variety) Continue reading

Personalize Your St.Patrick’s Day Party

St. Patrick’s Day is quickly approaching! Whether you’re throwing a parade party, leading a bar crawl, or attending someone else’s shindig, there’s no shortage of decor and gift possibilities.

Getting a personalized banner, custom glassware, beer coozies, shot glasses or t-shirts for the big day has never been easier (or more affordable). Poor Girl tested out a couple products below and was relieved to find a local provider from Chicagoland who could customize party decor and gifts, without spending hundreds of dollars and waiting 2 weeks for shipping! Take a look at some of these fun ideas from

Personalization Mall Customized Banner/ Photo: Poor Girl's Guide Chicago

Personalization Mall Customized Boot / Photo: Poor Girl's Guide Chicago

I can’t wait to see this in action at this year’s party. I would definitely recommend using them again for weddings, baby showers, holidays or just for fun!

Here are a few of my favorite picks! See more from

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